Archive for March, 2012

Rieteiland House \ Hans van Heeswijk

Rieteiland House \ Hans van Heeswijk

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• March 26, 2012 • Comments (0)

We all occasionally fantasize about our dream home, but few of us ever manage to make it a reality. And how does the architect himself live? In this case, the private home of architect Hans van Heeswijk led to a spacious and light-filled house full of special details. The client and architect Van Heeswijk was […]

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Toby's Estate \ nemaworkshop

Toby’s Estate \ nemaworkshop

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• March 26, 2012 • Comments (0)

Over the last decade, coffee shops have been serving up more than a cup of coffee to loyal patrons. From a friendly meeting place to a quiet study room, coffee shops have become an extension of our living room, a place we feel safe to harbour for a few hours while incessantly checking our email, […]

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Amagalma Apartment \ Kois Associated Architects

Amagalma Apartment \ Kois Associated Architects

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

The design is the renovation and the union of two separate neighbouring apartments located in the seaside suburb of Alimos in south east Athens metropolitan area. The design process initiated with extensive talks with the client regarding his life style habits, desires, goals and attitude. The client is an Athenian bachelor with many professional obligations […]

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Atelier Bardill \ Valerio Olgiati

Atelier Bardill \ Valerio Olgiati

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

The Bardill Studio building has replaced an old barn in the protected centre of the village of  Scharans. Building permission was granted by the local authorities on the condition that the new building would have exactly the same volume as the old barn. The client, Linard Bardill, who lives in a house a very short […]

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The Butler: The Impeccable Bin with Character \ Jangir Maddadi

The Butler: The Impeccable Bin with Character \ Jangir Maddadi

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Jangir Maddadi Design Bureau has come out with a new product, The Butler: The Impeccable Bin with Character. Only Jangir Maddadi could design a waste bin that can truly be described as elegant. But that is exactly what he has done. Elegant and unassuming, a butler provides all your needs before you even have to […]

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Liberty Promenade \ Vivid Architects

Liberty Promenade \ Vivid Architects

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

+ BRIEF Liberty Promenade was purchased by Liberty Properties in 2004. The existing development consisted of a number of separate buildings on a 22.9 hectare site bounded by AZ Berman Drive to the east and Morgenster road to the north, with the railway line forming the western boundary. The existing shopping centre had a GLA […]

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HOUSE 804 \ H arquitectes

HOUSE 804 \ H arquitectes

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Located in a pleasant residential neighbourhood, the house is a compact building (almost a cube) surrounded by a 3 meters wide perimeter necessary courtyard, which is the minimum mandatory gap based on current regulations. The pre-existing yard, the swimming-pool and the shed set at the back of the plot are preserved by the express wish […]

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Exhibition of Tom Sheehan

Exhibition of Tom Sheehan

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Tom Sheehan Sketches and Collaborations exhibition from April 20 to May 19.2012 Excerpts of his sketchbooks, Tom Sheehan exhibits a selection of drawings from 1997 to 2012. Sketches as notes, as research or as a condition, are the datum of the carrier of a Parisian creator open to the world. The sketch is the irreducible […]

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Ahn Chang Ho Memorial Park \ PQNK

Ahn Chang Ho Memorial Park \ PQNK

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• March 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Most of people, except Korean, may not be familiar with the name of Ahn Chang Ho (1878-1938), also known as Dosan, who was one of many Korean independence activists during Colonial Era. However, the small city in east of USA, Riverside commemorate him along with Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. by providing statues […]

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Travel Boutique \ msX2

Travel Boutique \ msX2

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• March 24, 2012 • Comments (1)

Just like a brand new trip, we investigate and look for new realities, new uses, new sensations. The restyling concept for the place where we book this trip aims to transmit to the traveller a different vision from the usual travel agency polychromy and clutter, hardly forcing on shapes, colors and contents simplicity. A simple […]

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